Ex-Newcastle, Inter star Martins: I’ll play through pain for Seattle Sounders

Obafemi Martins says he will continue to play with injuries for Seattle Sounders until the season is over.

Obafemi Martins says he will continue to play with injuries for Seattle Sounders until the season is over.

The 28-year old striker hasn’t been at 100% since arriving in Seattle from Spanish club Levante in March and he suggests he probably won’t be until he gets a rest at the end of the campaign.

“I can't really do anything right now,” he said about his injury problems.

“If I feel pain, I'll keep playing. I have to get through the end of the season because we have important games right now. I hope it's going to get better, day by day when I train.”

The Sounders currently sit on top of the Western Conference table ahead of this weekend’s massive clash with Eastern Conference leaders New York Red Bulls.

 
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